Henry H. Mckee

MCKEE,HENRY
Henry H. Mckee

Henry H. Mckee

Colonel Henry Hamilton McKee graduated from OCS in Class 22, 18 June 1942. His initial assignment was Anti-Tank Platoon Leader, Headquarters Company, 1st Battalion, 319th Infantry Regiment, 80th Infantry Division, Camp Forest, TN. | Colonel McKee’s subsequent duty assignments include: Regimental Intelligence Officer, 422nd Infantry, Germany; Intelligence Officer, Camp Wolters, Texas; Operations Officer, Michigan Recruiting District; Aviation Officer, Germany, Aviation Advisor, Idaho National Guard; Senior Advisor, Japan; Chief, Self-Defense Force Aviation School, Japan; Chief, Logistics Division, U.S. Army Aviation Test Board; Commanding Officer, 8th Helicopter Battalion, Germany; Commanding Officer, 7th Aviation Group, Germany; Aviation Officer, 4th U.S. Army, Texas. Colonel McKee is currently retired in San Antonio, Texas, and is the President of Northwest Convalescent Centers and President of Equity Purchasing, Inc. | Colonel McKee has attended the Basic Flying Course, Infantry Officer Advanced Course, Basic Helicopter Pilot Course, Aviation Safety Course, and the Command and General Staff College. | Colonel McKee has been awarded the Legion of Merit, Bronze Star, Purple Heart, Army Commendation Medal, National Defense Service Medal w/1 Oak Leaf Cluster, Korean Service Medal, United Nations Service Medal, Army Occupation Medal (Japan), Meritorious Unit Commendation, Combat Infantryman Badge, Senior Aviator Wings (USA), and Ground Self-Defense Force Aviation Badge (Japan).

Additional Information

  • Rank

    Colonel

  • Highest Award

    Legion of Merit

  • Year Inducted

    1986

  • HF ID #

    HF_01165